Review: Unchanged by Jessica Brody

4 February, 2017 / 0 Comments
Review: Unchanged by Jessica Brody

Unchanged (Unremembered #3) by Jessica Brody My Copy: Hardcover, 420 pages Publication Date: February 24, 2015 Publisher: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux Books for Young Readers Source: Library So many secrets are buried within these compound walls. I used to be one of those secrets. After returning to the Diotech compound and undergoing an experimental […]


Freezing when Commenting!

2 February, 2017 / 16 Comments
Freezing when Commenting!

Does this ever happen to you? You write this big, long, thoughtful comment on a blog post.  You fill out your name, email, and website address and then click submit.  You wait.  You look at the little circle going round and round…and then the error page pops up!  But you […]


A Look Back at January 2017

31 January, 2017 / 8 Comments
A Look Back at January 2017

Books Reviews Undiscovered by Jessica Brody | Rating: 3.5/5 stars See Me by Wendy Higgins | Rating: 3.5/5 stars The Glimpse by Claire Merle | Rating: 3/5 stars Unleashed by Jessica Brody | Rating: 3.5/5 stars Deep Blue Eternity by Natasha Boyd | Rating: 4/5 stars If You Could Be […]


Hits-Stores-Tomorrow Review: By Your Side

30 January, 2017 / 2 Comments
Hits-Stores-Tomorrow Review: By Your Side

By Your Side by Kasie West My Copy: ARC eBook, 220 pages Publication Date: January 31, 2017 (Tomorrow!) Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Publisher via Edelweiss In this irresistible story, Kasie West explores the timeless question of what to do when you fall for the person you least expect. Witty and romantic, this […]


Review: Unearthly by Cynthia Hand

27 January, 2017 / 0 Comments
Review: Unearthly by Cynthia Hand

Unearthly (Unearthly #1) by Cynthia Hand My Copy: Paperback, 439 pages Publication Date: January 4, 2011 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Purchased In the beginning, there’s a boy standing in the trees… Clara Gardner has recently learned that she’s part angel. Having angel blood run through her veins not only makes her smarter, stronger, and […]


Tips for buying gifts for a baby shower

25 January, 2017 / 2 Comments
Tips for buying gifts for a baby shower

When buying clothes, think about what the season will likely be when the baby will fit into the clothes you’re about to purchase. I have soooo many short sleeve shirts and onesies for my girl that fit her right now but she can hardly ever wear because it’s bloody cold […]


Books I Didn’t Finish

24 January, 2017 / 2 Comments
Books I Didn’t Finish

  I’m finding I’m putting books down more and more as I find I have less and less time to read.  It’s not even that they are particularly bad books.  If it doesn’t catch my interest, if something about it just drives me crazy, or if it’s been a couple […]


Review: If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan

23 January, 2017 / 0 Comments
Review: If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan

If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan My Copy: ARC Paperback, 247 pages Publication Date: August 20, 2013 Publisher: Alqonquin Young Readers Source: Publisher In this stunning debut, a young Iranian American writer pulls back the curtain on one of the most hidden corners of a much-talked-about culture. Seventeen-year-old Sahar has been in love […]


Review: Deep Blue Eternity by Natasha Boyd

20 January, 2017 / 2 Comments
Review: Deep Blue Eternity by Natasha Boyd

Deep Blue Eternity by Natasha Boyd My Copy: ePub eBook Publication Date: March 26, 2015 Publisher: NPRB Source: Purchased Livvy is on the run. And she’s escaped to the one place nobody will ever find her. But the isolated cottage isn’t empty. Her refuge is home to a troubled stranger, Tom, there for reasons […]


Negative Comments

17 January, 2017 / 14 Comments
Negative Comments

I recently received a negative comment here on my blog and I was taken aback.  I didn’t know what to do about it.  I moderate my comments because I don’t want a bunch of spam comments going up, and so I wasn’t sure whether I should approve this negative comment […]